Students will use 10 documents to analyze the strengths and weaknesses of the Articles of Confederation. There are a total of 30 questions. Students will use excerpts, pictures, and maps. I have included an answer key. Please message me if you have any questions.
Standards: Analyze the weaknesses of the Articles of Confederation, including no power to tax, no common currency, no control of interstate commerce, no executive branch, and Shay's Rebellion.
Students will analyze the Northwest Ordinance of 1787 and the impact of future development of western settlement and the spread of public education and slavery.